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Re^2: The most unusual place I have logged into Perl Monks from is:

by monarch (Priest)
on Oct 03, 2006 at 08:02 UTC ( #576007=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: The most unusual place I have logged into Perl Monks from is:
in thread The most unusual place I have logged into Perl Monks from is:

I don't know if a low voltage device in a bath is dangerous, but I have committed the sin of logging into Perl Monks whilst using a DELL LAPTOP ON MY LAP!


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Re^3: The most unusual place I have logged into Perl Monks from is:
by swampyankee (Parson) on Oct 03, 2006 at 17:13 UTC

    Ouch! That's very risky behavior. Maybe you should take up something safer. Skydiving?

    emc

    At that time [1909] the chief engineer was almost always the chief test pilot as well. That had the fortunate result of eliminating poor engineering early in aviation.

    —Igor Sikorsky, reported in AOPA Pilot magazine February 2003.
Re^3: The most unusual place I have logged into Perl Monks from is:
by swampyankee (Parson) on Oct 11, 2006 at 16:21 UTC

    While the low voltages used in laptops wouldn't be dangerous to humans (or aliens?), water probably isn't good for the innards of a typical laptop. The laptops I've seen don't tend to be watertight…

    emc

    At that time [1909] the chief engineer was almost always the chief test pilot as well. That had the fortunate result of eliminating poor engineering early in aviation.

    —Igor Sikorsky, reported in AOPA Pilot magazine February 2003.

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